Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Business Manager was £64,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Business Manager
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1172 1183 1177
Rank change year-on-year +11 -6 +107
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Manager 34 60 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.032% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.033% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 29 37 104
UK median annual salary £64,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.54% - +4.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £47,000 £47,575
90th Percentile £87,500 £92,000 £106,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% - +8.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 173309 182267 209632
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 139088 152628 174119
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Senior Business Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Senior Business Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Business Manager in the UK

Senior Business Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Business Manager.

Salary trend for Senior Business Manager in the UK

Senior Business Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Business Manager over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Business Manager in the UK

Senior Business Manager
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Business Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England 0 34 £64,000 -1.54% 5
London +19 18 £76,250 -7.58% 2
UK excluding London +3 16 £62,500 +13.64% 3
North of England +11 6 £60,750 -13.21% 1
East of England +6 6 £65,000 -3.70% 1
North West +6 5 £64,000 -1.54% 1
Midlands +29 3 £52,500 -4.55%
West Midlands +11 2 £55,000 +29.41%
South East +37 1 £60,000 +11.63%
East Midlands +37 1 £52,500 -4.55%
Yorkshire +15 1 £57,500 -23.33%

Senior Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Senior Business Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Business Manager in the job title.

1 17 (50.00%) Finance
2 16 (47.06%) Business Analysis
3 14 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (23.53%) Project Management
5 7 (20.59%) Degree
6 6 (17.65%) Test Planning
6 6 (17.65%) Advertising
6 6 (17.65%) Programme Management
7 5 (14.71%) Banking
7 5 (14.71%) MS Visio
7 5 (14.71%) Coaching
7 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 5 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (14.71%) Data Management
7 5 (14.71%) Business Development
7 5 (14.71%) Reinsurance
7 5 (14.71%) Feasibility Study
8 4 (11.76%) GDPR
8 4 (11.76%) Master's Degree
8 4 (11.76%) SDLC
8 4 (11.76%) Solvency II
8 4 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (11.76%) Change Management
8 4 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
8 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
9 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
9 3 (8.82%) SQL

Senior Business Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) SAS
1 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Visio
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.94%) Maximo
1 1 (2.94%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Network Security
2 2 (5.88%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) QlikView
1 2 (5.88%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 17 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Advertising
3 5 (14.71%) Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) Back Office
5 1 (2.94%) Front Office
5 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Legal
5 1 (2.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Reinsurance
2 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Derivative
4 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.94%) OTC Derivatives
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Business Analysis
2 14 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (23.53%) Project Management
4 6 (17.65%) Programme Management
4 6 (17.65%) Test Planning
5 5 (14.71%) Business Development
5 5 (14.71%) Coaching
5 5 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (14.71%) Data Management
5 5 (14.71%) Feasibility Study
5 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.76%) Change Management
6 4 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 4 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (11.76%) SDLC
7 3 (8.82%) Analytics
7 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.82%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.94%) APMP
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) GDPR
1 4 (11.76%) Solvency II
2 3 (8.82%) PMO
3 1 (2.94%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Cognos
1 2 (5.88%) Tableau
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) SAP